• Two concentrations of benzoyl peroxide gel can treat pitted keratolysis

    11 days ago - By Healio

    Topical benzoyl peroxide gel 2.5% and 5% can both treat pitted keratolysis according to study results presented at the American Academy of Dermatology virtual meeting.
    “Pitted keratolysis , a common skin disease, is frequently accompanied by pitted lesions on the feet and malodor,” Charussri Leeyaphan, MD, of the department of dermatology, faculty of medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, and colleagues wrote. “The over-the-counter drug topical benzoyl peroxide gel is used as a medication for PK. However, the appropriate dosage and duration of BP
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